Searching for Genius: Douglas Gordon
Searching for Genius
Peninsula Arts Gallery, 24 September – 19 November 2016
Plymouth University, Roland Levinsky Building, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA
Showcasing the work of Turner Prize-winning artist Douglas Gordon, Searching for Genius invites you to explore ideas about talent, virtuosity and genius, bringing together the acclaimed moving image installation Feature Film (1999) and a selection of works from Self Portrait of You + Me, alongside the spectacles of Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723 – 1792) a Plymouthian and founder of the Royal Academy.
This is a History Centre partnership project delivered by Peninsula Arts and Plymouth City Council (Arts and Heritage).
Feature Film is presented as part of The Artangel Collection, a national initiative in association with Tate, supported by Arts Council England, The Esmee Fairbairn Foundation and The John Ellerman Foundation.